On This Day

October 1633 in History

Events in History

  • Oct 8 Massachusetts Bay Colony forms its first government
  • Oct 22 Battle of Liaoluo Bay: Dutch East India Company defeated by Chinese Ming naval forces in southern Fujian sea

Birthdays in History

  • Oct 14 James II of England and James VII of Scotland [Stuart], King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1685-88), born in St. James's Palace, London (d. 1701)

Deaths in History

  • Oct 1 Filaret, [Fjodor N Romanov], patriarch of Moscow, dies
  • Oct 26 Horio Tadaharu, Japanese warlord (b. 1596)